Samantha is an OII DPhil student interested in internet governance, cybersecurity, standards and protocols, human rights online, international institutions, government and politics.

Email: samantha.bradshaw@oii.ox.ac.uk

Samantha is a D.Phil. student at the Oxford Internet Institute (OII). Her research examines the politics of cybersecurity technology and the implications of technical design choices for Internet security and freedom. Prior to joining the OII, Samantha worked at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, Canada where she was a key member of a small team facilitating the Global Commission on Internet Governance. Samantha holds an MA in global governance from the Balsillie School of International Affairs and a joint honours BA in political science and legal studies from the University of Waterloo.

Research interests

Internet governance, cybersecurity, standards and protocols, human rights online, international institutions, government and politics.

Positions held at the OII

  • DPhil student, October 2016 –

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